Ethiopia sack coach Bishaw

By Betemariam Hailu BBC Sport, Addis Ababa (BBC)The Ethiopia Football Federation has sacked head coach Sewnet Bishaw after a disastrous performance at the recent African Nations Championship in South Africa. Ethiopia lost all three of their group games at the tournament for locally-based players and failed to score a single goal. The EFF president Juniedin […]

UNESCO Launches Global Monitoring Report in Addis Ababa as Ethiopia becomes a champion for the Global Education First Initiative

UNESCO Launches Global Monitoring Report in Addis Ababa as Ethiopia becomes a champion for the Global Education First Initiative

(UNESCO) The 11th Education for All Global Monitoring Report was released this morning at UNECA Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, by the Deputy Prime Minister of Ethiopia Demeke Mekonnen. “It’s possible to increase access to and quality of education at the same time,” the Deputy Prime Minister stressed, while reiterating the Nation’s pride at becoming […]

South Sudan talks resume in Addis Ababa nightclub Gaslight

(BBC) A shift in the venue for talks aimed at brokering a ceasefire in South Sudan has left some delegates bemused. The government and rebel teams have moved to the dance floor of a top nightclub in an Addis Ababa hotel. The Gaslight club was selected after the room in the Sheraton hotel the teams […]

Young Journalists Scholarship open for applications

Bizcommunity January 7,2014 The Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP) secretariat, organiser of the second High-Level Meeting of the AEEP, invites young journalists to be part of, and contribute to, the conference, to be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 12-13 February 2014. Energy is a critical ingredient for development. In many countries, in particular in rural […]